Burley in Wharfedale War Memorial





WW1

 Benn, Joseph Reginald Tankard Capt, RFA, 1/9/1915, Talana Farm Cem, Belgium

 Buckley, Humphrey Paul Stennet Capt, EYR, 29/7/1917, Arras Mem, France

 Woodhead, J.W.  Capt, WRR, 27/11/1918, Lawnswood Cem, Leeds, UK

 Benn, Alfred Maurice Lt, WYR, 27/9/1916, Thiepval Memorial, France

 Hutchinson, James Gwynne Lt, RFA, 10/11/1917, Vlamertinghe New Military Cem, Belgium

 Hutchinson, Leslie Gwynne Lt, EYR, 10/9/1918, Trois Arbres Cem, France

 Sutcliffe, Leslie Peveril Lt, R Engs, Nov 1918, Died B Columbia

 Barr, Ninian Horrell 2nd Lt, RFA, 3/9/1916, Mesnil Comm Cem Ext, France

 Exley, George Allan 2nd Lt, KOYLI, 14/1/1917, Habarcq Comm Cem Ext, France

France, Arthur Alderson 2nd Lt, R Engs, 7/10/1916, Carnoy Mil Cem, France

Hitchen, Stanley Lucas 2nd Lt, WYR, 15/466, 6/6/1916, Le Touret Mil Cem, France

Mann, Thomas Edward 2nd Lt, RFA, 31/7/1918, Buzancy Mil Cem, France

Moore, Richard   2nd Lt, WYR, 15/7/1916, Blighty Valley Cem, France

Town, Fred Sgt, WRR, 6840, 8/11/1914, New Irish Farm Cem, Belgium

Clough, Harold   PO, RNFC, M/13358, 31/5/1916, Chatham Naval Mem, UK         

Bailey, John Henry Cpl, RGA, 5/11/1915

Jackson, Charles Cpl, RGA, 132492, 7/5/1917, Kemmel Chateau Mil Cem, Belgium

Smith, Joseph Cpl, WRR, 12748, 18/10/1917, Tyne Cot Mem, Belgium

Wood, William Henry Cpl, WRR, 6839, 24/8/1914, Hautrage Mil Cem, Belgium

Jackson, Henry Stead L Cpl, WYR, 15/507, 3/5/1917, Arras Mem, France

Moss, Alfred L Cp, WYR, 201220, 17/2/1917, Thiepval Mem, France

Anderton, John William Pvt, WYR, 34286, 3/5/1917, Aras Mem, France

Atkinson, Joseph                                            

Atkinson, Tom Driver, RFA, 169314, 30/9/1917, Tyne Cot Mem, Belgium

Aspey, Willie Pvt, N’land Fus, 32266, 21/4/1917, Nesle Comm Cem, France

Bailey, Wesley Curtis Pvt, KOSB, 40274, 20/9/1917, Tyne Cot Mem, Belgium

Barnes, James Marson Pvt, C Guards, 22549, 22/8/1918, Vis en Artois Mem, France

Bownes, Robert Trpr, H Cav, 17/9/1918, Fillieuvres British Cem, France

Bellwood, Sidney Pvt, DLI, TR5/173415, 8/11/1918, Burley Cem, UK

Bentley, Henry Pvt

Bentley, Samuel Pvt, WRR, 6/4204, 26/7/1916, Lonsdale Cem, France

Blakey, Frank Pvt, E Lancs, 241945, 19/3/1918, Les Baraques Mil Cem, France

Brayshaw, Herbert Pvt, R Brig, S/9593, 5/8/1915, Mesnil Ridge Cem, France

Brumfitt, George Ernest Pvt, WYR, 22207, 13/10/1916, Thiepval Mem, France

Calvert, Powell Pvt, RMLI, PO/2816, 8/10/1918, Anneux British Cem, France

Clough, William Robert LCpl, LORLR, 202959, 25/3/1918, Ploegsteert Mem, Belgium

Constantine, Arnold Pvt, WRR, 12923, 25/4/1917, Arras Mem, France

Coxon, John Edwin Pvt, N’land Fus, 38637, 9/4/1917, Bailleul Rd East Cem, France

Dale, Henry Pvt, WRR, 12884, 16/11/1918     

Emmott, William Hartley Pvt, WRR, 11985, 20/9/1915, Brewery Orchard Cem, France

Emmott, John Edward Pvt, WRR, 8379, 5/5/1915, Menin Gate, Belgium

Emmott, Thomas Pvt, WRR, 13663, 19/9/1916, Contalmaison Chateau Cem, France

Flesher, Fred Pvt, N’land Fus, 291786 17/10/1917, Dozinghem Mil Cem, Belgium

Girt, George Alfred Pvt, S Staffs, 21/3/1918 21/3/1918, Arras Mem, France

Grange, Sylvester Pvt, WRR, 267728, 27/10/1917, St Sever Cem Ext, France

Haigh, James Pvt, WRR, 205387, 26/3/1918, Arras Mem, France

Haxby, Ernest Edwin Pvt, N Staffs, 202142, 26/8/1918, Tehran Mem

Hargreaves, Harold Pvt, C Guards, 10177, 14/9/1914, Vendresse British Cem, France

Hewitt, Joseph Pvt

Hindle, Isaac Pvt, WRR, 24752, 9/10/1917, Tyne Cot Mem, Belgium

Hindle, Joshua Pvt, WRR, 6841, 8/11/1914, Menin Gate Mem, Belgium

Hobson, A, Pvt

Holmes, Harry Pvt, WRR, 37124, 9/10/1917, Tyne Cot Mem, Belgium

Holmes, William Pvt, KOYLI, 62540, 20/7/1918, Soissons Mem, France

Johnson, Francis Pvt, Scots Gds, 5450, 29/3/1917, Berlin SW Cem, Germany

Keywood, A, Gunner

Laycock, William L Cpl, WRR, 265234, 25/4/1918   Haringhe Mil Cem, Belgium

Ledger, Henry Pvt, WRR, 539, 1038       

Lister, Charles Pvt, RAMC, 21082, 7/6/1917, Baghdad NG Cem

Livingstone, Alexander Pvt, WRR, 12892, 29/9/1916, Thiepval Mem, Belgium

Long, Ernest Trpr, Well MR, 11/790, 9/8/1915, Chunuk Bair Mem, NZ

Lund, James Arthur Pvt, Cyclist C, 3229, 21/2/1916, Etaples Mil Cem, France

Mann, Harry Dr, RFA, 781012, 14/10/1918, Vis en Artois Mem, France

Marshall, Walter Pvt, WRR, 266359, 3/5/1917, Arras Mem, France

Moore, Arthur Edward Pvt, WRR, 13667, 5/7/1916, Thiepval Memorial, France

Myers, Walter Dr, RASC, 327222, 1/5/1921, Burley Cem, UK        

Nason, James Percy Pvt, WYR, 25974, 22/10/1916, Faubourg D’Amiens Cem, France

Palmer, E Pvt

Preston, Charles Pvt, RAMC, 25656, 17/10/1917, Mont Huon Mil Cem, France

Preston, John Wood Pvt, WRR, 12731, 2/3/1916, Menin Gate Mem, Belgium

Rayner, Harold Bell Pvt, WRR, 24682, 8/9/1918, Vis en Artois Mem, France

Robinson, Frederick William Pvt, WYR, 16/1326, 10/7/1916, St Pol Comm Cem Ext, France

 Rogers, Ernest Gnr, RGA, 211691, 11/10/1918, Vadencourt Brit Cem, France

Ryder, Herbert Gnr, RFA, 786524, 15/7/1917, Mont Huon Mil Cem, France

Stokes, Charlie Frederic Pvt, WRR, 15114, 9/11/1917, Tyne Cot Mem, France

Storey, Harry Pvt, Yks Reg, 10696, 22/8/1915, Helles Mem, Gallipoli

Sturdy, George Brent Pvt, WRR, 265136, 9/6/1918, Esquelbecq Mil Cem, France

Summerscales, Henry Pvt, DLI, 302538, 12/7/1917, Menin Gate Mem, Belgium

Tatham, John Thomas Pvt, R Engs, 83847, 24/12/1918, Otley Cem, UK

Thomas, Walton Pvt, WRR, 13603, 12/4/1918, Tyne Cot Mem, France

Thorne, Harold Saville Pvt, WRR, 12896, 4/8/1916, Thiepval Mem, France

Thorne, James Pvt, Yks Reg, 28918, 8/10/1916, Thiepval Mem, France

Thorne, Webber Pvt, RFA, 1078, 795675, Feb 1919             

Woodley, Alan Pvt, RMs, PLY/590(S), 19/7/1915, Plymouth Naval Mem, UK

  • 1914-1918 
  • Capt. J.R.T. Benn
  • Capt. H.P.S. Buckley
  • Capt. J.W. Woodhead
  • Lieut. A.M. Benn
  • Lieut. J.G. Hutchinson
  • Lieut. L.G. Hutchinson
  • Lieut. L.P. Sutcliffe
  • 2nd Lieut. N.H. Barr
  • 2nd Lieut. G.A. Exley
  • 2nd Lieut. A.A. France
  • 2nd Lieut. S.L. Hitchin
  • 2nd Lieut. T.E. Mann
  • 2nd Lieut. R. Moore
  • 2nd Lieut. S.T. Whittaker
  • Sergt. J.W. Bateson
  • Sergt. S. Phillips
  • Sergt. F. Town
  • P.C. H. Clough
  • Cpl. J.H. Bailey
  • Cpl. C. Jackson
  • Cpl. J. Smith
  • Cpl. W. Wood
  • L-Cpl. H. Jackson
  • L-Cpl. A. Moss
  • Pte. J.W. Anderton
  • Pte. J. Atkinson
  • Dr. T. Atkinson
  • Pte. W. Aspey
  • Pte. W. Bailey
  • Pte. J. Barnes
  • Tr. R. Bownes
  • Pte. S. Bellwood
  • Pte. H. Bentley
  • Pte. S. Bentley
  • Pte. F. Blakey
  • Pte. H. Brayshaw
  • Pte. E. Brumfitt
  • Pte. P. Calvert
  • Pte. W. Clough
  • Pte. A. Constantine
  • Pte. J.E. Coxon
  • Pte. H. Dale
  • Pte. E. Emmott
  • Pte. T. Emmott
  • Pte. W.H. Emmott
  • Pte. F. Flesher
  • Pte. G.A. Girt
  • Pte. S. Grange
  • Pte. J. Haigh
  • Pte. E.E. Haxby
  • Pte. H. Hargreaves
  • Pte. J. Hewitt
  • Pte. I. Hindle
  • Pte. J. Hindle
  • Pte. A. Hobson
  • Pte. A. Holmes
  • Pte. W. Holmes
  • Pte. F. Johnson
  • Gr. A. Keywood
  • Pte. W. Laycock
  • Pte. H. Ledger
  • Pte. C. Lister
  • Pte. A. Livingston
  • Tr. E. Long
  • Pte. J.A. Lund
  • Dr. H. Mann
  • Pte. W. Marshall
  • Pte. A. Moore
  • Dr. W. Myers
  • Pte. J. Nason
  • Pte. E. Palmer
  • Pte. C. Preston
  • Pte. J.W. Preston
  • Pte. H Rayner
  • Pte. F.W. Robinson
  • Gr. E. Rogers
  • Gr. H. Ryder
  • Pte. C.F. Stokes
  • Pte. H. Storey
  • Pte. G. Sturdy
  • Pte. H. Summerscales
  • Pte. J.T. Tatham
  • Pte. W. Thomas
  • Pte. H.S. Thorne
  • Pte. J. Thorne
  • Dr. W. Thorne
  • Pte. A. Woodley

 1939-1945

Bardgett, Joseph Edward Crombie LAC, 542802, RAF 17.6.40 age 20    Runnymede Mem, UK

Baxter, John AB, C/JX192767, R Navy 25.11.41 age 22 Chatham Naval Mem, UK

Blackburn, Peter Sgt, RAF July 1941 age 18

Bullock, Jack Sgt, 1215473, RAF 27.9.43 Hanover War Cem, Germany

Clapham, John Stanley Sgt, 935675, RAF 2.6.42 age 25       Runnymede Mem, UK

Curtis, Basil Arthur Sgt, RAF May 42

Dennison Frederick Albert Sig, 2364113, RCS  21.9.44 age 26    Singapore Mem

Eggleshaw Arthur Dennis Cpl, 3317739, Rec Corps 31.1.43 Massicault War Cem, Tunisia

Firth, Harold Sgt, 1112578, RAF 17.8.42 age 19    St Samson de la Roque Ch Yd, France

Harrison M  Sgt

James Rowland Keith Seaman, D/JX342214. RN 13.2.45 age 35 Plymouth Naval Mem,                

Lancaster, Percy Laurence Sgt, 1057911, R Artill 1.6.42 age 35 Knightsbridge War Cem, Acroma

Mason James Edward Gunner March 42 age 24 missing in Malaya

Macvean Colin Alexander Sgt, RAF Dec 41 KIA Middle East

Melvin George Alfred Private, 3179660, P Corps 17.6.40 age 41 Escoublac la Baulew Cem, France

Miller, Arthur Private, 7671995, RAPC 1.6.43 age 30 Burley Cem, UK

Newby,

Ernest Marlborough Stkr, LT/KX106016 RN 4.8.40 age 22 Lowestoft Naval M

Overend, Harry F/O, 146439, RAF 19.11.44 age 23 Burley Cem, UK

Peace, Fred Sgt, 1431262, RAF 27.12.42 age 30 Runnymede Mem, UK

Porch, Marcus Gordon Drvr, 2195951, R Engs 14.4.43 age 31 Beja War Cem, Tunisia

Quinlan, Daniel L/Tel, C/JX143256, RN 9.3.44 age 25 Chatham Naval Mem, UK

Rhodes, Albert Private, 4536152, WYR 7.3.42 age 25 Rangoon Mem, Myanmar

Ripley, Sidney WO, 363472, RAF 23.4.41 Hambleton (St Andrew) Ch Yd, UK            

Simmons, Oswald Humphrey FO, 171254, RAF 7.4.45 age 33 Rheinburg War Cem, Germany

Sowrey, Ronald V Drvr, T/113573, RASC 11.4.45, age 26   Venray War Cem, Neths

Stirk, John Henry Sgt, 999188, RAF 17.9.42 age 30    Bergen Gen Cem, Neths

Stradling, Robert Fettes Sgt, EX/3351, RM 17.9.43 age 23    Salerno War Cem, Italy

Sykes, John Walter Sgt, 1078563, RAF 25.6.43 age 22    Heverlee War Cem, Belgium

Town, William Ronald Private, 14557873, Y & L 11.5.44 age 19 Taukkyan War Cem, Myanmar              

Wade, Albert LAC, 534389, RAF 8.11.39 age 26 Burley Cem, UK

Walker, Derek Private, 14888121, WYR  4.12.45 age 19    Leeds Lawnswood Crem, UK

Wear, Eric Frederick Sgt, 999231, RAF 24.4.42                 Catania War Cem, Siciliy

  • L.A.C. – J.E.C. Bardgett
  • A.B. – J. Baxter
  • Sergt. P. Blackburn
  • Sergt. J. Bullock
  • Sergt. J.S. Clapham
  • Sergt. B. Curtis
  • Sig. F. Dennison
  • Cpl. A. D. Eggleshaw
  • Sergt. H. Firth
  • Sergt. M. Harrison
  • L/Sgt. R.K. James
  • Sergt. P.L. Lancaster
  • Gnr. J.E. Mason
  • Sergt. C.A. MacVean
  • Pte. G.A. Melvin
  • Pte. A. Miller
  • Stkr. E.M. Newby
  • F/O H. Overend
  • Sergt. F.Peace
  • Drvr. M.C. Porch
  • L/Tel D. Quinlan
  • Pte. A. Rhodes
  • W.C. – S. Ripley
  • P.-O. – O.H. Simmons
  • Drvr. R.V. Sowrey
  • Sergt. J.H. Stirk
  • Sergt. J.W. Sykes
  • Pte. W.R. Town
  • L.A.C. – A. Wade
  • Pte. D. Walker
  • Sergt. E.R. Wear 

Burley in Wharfedale Methodist Church

Died  WW1

W ASPEY

NH BARR

JW BATESON

F BLAKEY

R BARNES

P CALVERT

H CLOUGH

W DARNBROUGH

F FLESHER

SL KITCHEN

EE HAXBY

J HAIGH

C LISTER

A LIVINGSTON

S PHILLIPS

CF STOKES

H STOREY

H SUMMERSCALES

W THOMAS

F TOWN

J TATHAM

W THORNE

J THORNE

HS THORNE

Died WW2

John BAXTER

Jack BULLOCK

John S CLAPHAM

Maurice HARRISON

Harry OVEREND

John W SYKES

Derek WALKER

Burley in Wharfedale Memorial Garden

20 Soldiers of the 6th Canadian Infantry Reinforcement Unit killed in a road accident near thus spo 15th June 1944

AUBIN JA PTE

BOUCHER P PTE

DOYON JD PTE

BUBOIS JAA PTE

DUMAIS L PTE

DURAND E PTE

HAMMOND WE PTE

LEPAGE MA SGT

LITOWSKI N PTE

MARTEL LP L/CPL

MONGEAU P SGT

RACICOT G PTE

ROULEAU PA PTE

SAUVAGEAU JO PTE

SEGUIN R PTE

St GERMAIN AR PTE

STINSON OM PTE

TALIFER A PTE

THEBEDGE JR PTE

VIENNEAU S PTE

Burley in Wharfedale Queens Hall,

The following Officers, NCOs and Men mobilized with the West Riding Ammunition Column RFA (T) on August 4th 1914 or re-joined and served with the unit (Names in bold killed in action or died of wounds)

Capt F.A. Arnold Foster

Lt R.T. Benn

Lt F.W. White

BQMS Caine E.

BSM Wall J.

Sgt Cotton A.E.

Cpl Boden B.A.

Cpl Casson G.

Cpl Sowrey J.

Bdr Barr C.

Bdr Denton C.

Bdr Metcalfe W.

Bdr Midgeley H.

Bdr Roberts E.

Bdr Stott C.

Bdr Terry F.

Gunner Anderson R.

Gunner Atkinson T.

Gunner Bilton W.

Gunner Brayshaw A.

Gunner Crowe H.

Gunner Ferguson A.

Gunner Gilks G.

Gunner Hargreaves F.

Gunner Hargreaves J.

Gunner Harrison H.H.

Gunner Hodgson J.

Gunner Hodgkinson W.

Gunner Holmes F.

Gunner Jobling D.

Gunner Kirkbright F.

Gunner Ledger J.

Gunner Ledger W.

Gunner Patrick G.

Gunner Pearson J.

Gunner Procter J.W.

Gunner Shackleton E.

Gunner Smith C.

Gunner Smithson T.

Gunner Straddling J.

Gunner Tate W.L.

Gunner Thompson H.

Gunner Umpleby R.

Gunner Vine S.

Driver Barrett F.

Driver Bradley B.

Driver Bradley H.

Driver Carter A.E.

Driver Clayton H.

Driver Driver A.

Driver Foster H.

Driver Fox P.

Driver Freeman J.

Driver Freeman T.B.

Driver Gaulter

Driver Gilder H.

Driver Harrison T.

Driver Hudson H.

Driver Kelly J.

Driver Kelly R.

Driver Knowles J.

Driver Lawson N.

Driver Mann H.

Driver Midgley P.

Driver Newbould B.

Driver Newstead A.

Driver Norman W.

Driver Paget H.

Driver Parkinson R.

Driver Pickles F.

Driver Raistrick H.

Driver Rayner J.

Driver Roe J.

Driver Shaw C.

Driver Shackleton J.

Driver Shackleton W.H.

Driver Shuttleworth A.

Driver Sibison H.

Driver Smith W.

Driver Stapleton H.

Driver Stead A.

Driver Stevenson S.

Driver Sunderland C.

Driver Taylor H.

Driver Teal, B.

Driver Teal R.C

Driver Todd A.

Driver Vine A.

Driver Whitaker B.

Driver Whitaker F.

Driver Wilkinson P.

Wheeler Barker A.

Trumpeter Brown C.

Trumpeter Marriott N.

Roll of Honour

Men who went from this village to serve their country in the South African War

Private Lewis J.

Col Sgt Inst Sheppard W.C.

Private Ledger W.

Private Aspey G.

Private Caine E.

Private Town S.

Private Bateson J.

Private Barwick J.

Trooper Nicholson J.W.

Trooper Long E.

Trooper Preston F.

Burley in Wharfedale St Mary’s Church

WW1 Died

JW ANDERTON

J ATKINSON

T ATKINSON

W ASPEY

JH BAILEY   

WC BAILEY

WH BAILEY

J BARNES

R BARNES

NH BARR

JW BATESON

S BELLWOOD

JRT BENN  

AM BENN   

H BENTLEY

S BENTLEY

F BLAKEY

H BRAYSHAW

E BRUMFITT

HPS BUCKLEY

P CALVERT

H CLOUGH

W CLOUGH

A CONSTANTINE

JE COXON

H DALE

E EMMOTT

WH EMMOTT

GA EXLEY

F FLESHER

AA FRANCE  

GA GIRT

S GRANGE

J HAIGH

EE HAXBY 

H HARGREAVES

I HINDLE

S HITCHEN

A HOBSON

W HOLMES

WH HOLMES

JG HUTCHINSON

LG HUTCHINSON

C JACKSON

H JACKSON

F JOHNSON

A KEYWOOD

 W LAYCOCK

H LEDGER

C LISTER

A LIVINGSTON

E LONG

JA LUND

H MANN

TE MANN

W MARSHALL

A MOORE

R MOORE

A MOSS

J NAYSON

E PALMER

S PHILLIPS

C PRESTON

JW PRESTON

H RAYNER

FW ROBINSON

E ROGERS

H RYDER

J SMITH

CF STOKES

G STURDY

H SUMMERSCALES

L SUTCLIFFE

JT TATHAM

HS THORNE

J THORNE  

W THORNE

W THOMAS

F TOWN

S WHITAKER

W WOOD

JW WOODHEAD

A WOODLEY

WW2 Died

JE BARDGETT

J BAXTER

P BLACKBURN

J BULLOCK

JS CLAPHAM  

B CURTIS

F DENNISON

AD EGGLESHAW

H FIRTH

M HARRISON

RK JAMES  

PL LANCASTER 

JE MASON  

CA MACVEAN  

GA MELVIN  

A MILLER

EM NEWBY

H OVEREND

F PEACE

MG PORCH

D QUINLAN

S RIPLEY

A RHODES

RV SOWREY

OH SIMMONS

JH STIRK

RF STRADLING

JW SYKES

WR TOWN

A WADE

D WALKER

EF WEAR